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‘Penny Dreadful: City of Angels’ Adds to Spooky Cast for Showtime Series

Brent Spiner (Star Trek: the Next Generation) will be joining Amy Madigan (Gone Baby Gone) and Lin Shaye (There’s Something About Mary) for the next chapter of Penny Dreadful, which will be returning to Showtime with an all-new cast of characters, and a brand new setting as well according to Deadline.   Titled Penny Dreadful: […]

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‘Katy Keene’: CW Sets ‘Riverdale’ Spinoff for Midseason; New Series Synopsis, Poster Released

A week after “Archie-verse” creator and executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions, and Warner Bros. Television learned the CW was officially bringing Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene to series, fans are finding out some more information on the upcoming series. The series stars Pretty Little Liars alumna Lucy Hale, Riverdale‘s own Ashleigh Murray, Jonny Beauchamp (Penny Dreadful), Julia Chan (Saving Hope), Camille Hyde (American Vandal), Lucien Laviscount (Snatch), Zane Holtz(TV’s From Dusk Till Dawn), […]

‘Katy Keene’: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Lucy Hale and Ashleigh Murray Respond to CW Series Order

“Archie-verse” creator and executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions, and Warner Bros. Television learned this week that the CW was officially bringing Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene to series. Aguirre-Sacasa as well as series stars Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars) and Ashleigh Murray (Riverdale) have taken to social media to express their excitement over the news – and […]

‘Katy Keene’: CW Prez Hopes ‘Riverdale’ Spinoff “Will Make a Huge Difference to Us”

With production on CW‘s Katy Keene currently underway, the Riverdale spinoff pilot from “Archie-verse” creator/executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions, and Warner Bros. Television has already gained the confidence of one very important name. Discussing the network’s programming future with The Hollywood Reporter, CW President Mark Pedowitz expressed his high hopes for the series – and […]

‘Penny Dreadful: City of Angels’ – Halt and Catch Fire’s Kerry Bishé Joins Showtime Series

Showtime‘s sequel series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels is welcoming Halt and Catch Fire star Kerry Bishé to the series in a lead role. Bishé joins Daniel Zovatto, Natalie Dormer, Jessica Garza, Johnathan Nieves, Nathan Lane, Adriana Barraza and Rory Kinnear on the follow-up to Penny Dreadful from the original series’ creator, writer and executive producer John Logan. Paco Cabezas (American Gods, Deadly Class) […]


‘Katy Keene’: Lucy Hale, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Signal Production Start on CW’s ‘Riverdale’ Spinoff

With all of the main players in place, production has officially begun on the pilot for CW‘s Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene, from “Archie-verse” creator/executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Pretty Little Liars alumna Lucy Hale stars as the title character, joining Riverdale‘s Ashleigh Murray, Jonny Beauchamp (Penny Dreadful), Julia Chan (Saving Hope), Camille Hyde (American Vandal), and Lucien Laviscount (Snatch) on the project. First, Hale signaled the start […]

‘Penny Dreadful: City of Angels’: Adriana Barraza Joins Showtime’s Supernatural Spinoff Series

Showtime‘s sequel series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels has found its matriarch for the Vega family, with Oscar and Golden Globe nominee Adriana Barraza (Babel) joining Daniel Zovatto, Natalie Dormer, Jessica Garza, Johnathan Nieves and Nathan Lane on the follow-up to Penny Dreadful from the original series’ creator, writer and executive producer John Logan. Paco Cabezas (American Gods, Deadly Class) is on board to direct […]

‘Katy Keene’: Camille Hyde, Lucien Laviscount Join CW ‘Riverdale’ Spinoff Series

American Vandal‘s Camille Hyde and Lucien Laviscount (Snatch) are setting sail for “The City That Never Sleeps,” joining the pilot for CW‘s Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene from “Archie-verse” creator/executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. TV. Set to play siblings Alexandra and Alexander Cabot respectively, Hyde and Laviscount join Riverdale‘s Ashleigh Murray, Jonny Beauchamp (Penny Dreadful), and Julia Chan […]


‘Katy Keene’: Jonny Beauchamp, Julia Chan Join CW’s ‘Riverdale’ Spinoff Series

Looks like Jonny Beauchamp (Penny Dreadful) and Julia Chan (Saving Hope) are changing zip codes and setting their sights on NYC, landing lead roles in the pilot for CW‘s Riverdale spinoff pilot Katy Keene from “Archie-verse” creator/executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. TV. Describing the spinoff as “very different from Riverdale,” Aguirre-Sacasa’s Katy Keene follows the lives and loves of four […]


Penny Dreadful: City of Angels: Showtime Greenlights 1938 L.A.-Set Sequel Series

If you’re one of “The Dreadfuls” then you know if there was any series that would find a way to rise from the dead, it was Showtime‘s Penny Dreadful – and you’d be right! The cable network has given the go-ahead for sequel series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels, from Penny Dreadful creator/writer/executive producer John […]

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A Celebration of Tank Girl from Titan Comics May 2018 Solicits

Tank Girl’s 30th anniversary is celebrated. Bloodborne reaches its conclusion. Dark Souls: The Age of Fire begins. All this comes from Titan Comics this May. Details below. DARK SOULS AGE OF FIRE #1 MAR181914 (W) Ryan O’Sullivan (A) Anton Kokarev (CA) Pablo Fernandez Angulo Direct tie-in to Dark Souls One, being re-released on Nintendo Switch in 2018! Written by superstar […]

Penny Dreadful #2.6 cover by Jesus Hervas and Jason Wordie

Penny Dreadful #2.6 Review: Hemorrhaging Dialogue And Cliches Abound

Lily and Ethan prepare to deal with the forces of Hell itself, and, to do so, they must find Dracula and make use of an ancient weapon which he alone possesses. Meanwhile, Lucifer, possessing the body of Vanessa Ives, prepares to begin his quest for dominance by calling upon every vile instinct which humanity possesses. […]

Penny Dreadful Continues As Comic Hits Shops Today

Titan Comics is picking up where Showtime left off with their dark / supernatural series Penny Dreadful. The title was based on a type of British fiction publication that featured sensational and lurid subject matter. The series pulled together classic horror icons from the public domain: Dorian Gray, Mina Harker, Abraham Van Helsing, Dr. Sweard, […]